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Patient UK Company Profile

14:15 EDT 23rd June 2018 | BioPortfolio

Patient UK was first launched in 1997 by PiP (Patient Information Publications). It started as a directory of UK websites which provided information of health, disease and related issues.In December 2002, Patient UK was re-launched as a joint venture between PiP and EMIS (Egton Medical Information Systems). For the re-launch Patient UK has been extensively revised and considerably more content has been added. Our aim is to be a reliable and comprehensive source of health and disease information, mainly aimed at the UK general public, but of interest to all.PiP is a partnership between Dr Tim Kenny and Dr Beverley Kenny. They have been GPs in Tyne and Wear, England, for over 10 years and have a particular interest in writing and providing evidence based patient information. They are editors and lead authors for the content on Patient UK.
EMIS develops, supplies and supports General Practice computing systems. The company was started by family doctors and has been growing steadily for the last 20 years. It is currently the market leader, having systems installed in over 50% of practices in the UK.

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Email: hilary.cole@kbs.e-mis.co.uk


News Articles [532 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Infographic: 5 Stages of Patient Frustration & Satisfaction

Eliminating patient frustrations seems to be a constant battle for many hospitals and health systems. Hospitals that focus on improving patient satisfaction gain significant advantage over competitors...

New requirements for patient and public involvement statements in BMJ Open

Patient partnership at The BMJ: Walking the talk In 2014, The BMJ launched it’s patient partnership strategy, seeking “to promote patient partnership by walking the talk“. The strat...

Patient spotlight - Doing it for themselves

In our accompanying roundtable discussion,we hear views from a group of patients and clinicians based largely in the UK on the actions required  to advance  progress towards providing patient centr...

How to design next-generation EHR data models

Today’s reality of patient management is “disjointed care” and most of the collaborators in a patient’s care team don’t know what each other is doing for the patient in real time. Knowing al...

FDA, CTTI seeking members for new patient engagement collaborative

The Patient Engagement Collaborative will include 16 patients, caregivers, and patient group representatives who will provide âa collective, all-encompassing patient voice,â says CTTI project manage...

HIMSS18: Improving patient engagement through the patient portal

In a March 6 presentation at HIMSS18, Juana Romero of New York – Presbyterian (NYP), and Erin Mackay, MPH, of GetMyHealthDa

A silent moment with a dying patient

I used to work as a nurse in a medical-surgical floor a few years ago during the night shift. I met a patient that changed the way I look at and treat patients. This patient was in her 50s, and she wa...

The patient was saying sexist things. How I handled him made me part of the problem

I tried to defend my decision, but I knew my colleague was right: By asking him to see a sexist patient, I was doing nothing to change the patient's perspective.

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PubMed Articles [1891 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Making Time for Patients: Positive Impact of Direct Patient Reporting.

Using a novel patient-centric approach, we assessed the impact of direct patient radiology reporting on the patient experience and patient perception of radiologists in a high-volume head and neck cli...

Patient-centered Contraceptive Counseling and Prescribing.

Learning how to best meet a patient's contraceptive needs improves her chances of using her birth control consistently and is crucial to providing patient-centered care. The best contraceptive method ...

The Impact of Residents on Patient Satisfaction.

High-quality physician communication is the foundation for achieving high patient satisfaction. Increasing importance is placed on eliciting feedback from patients. However, there have been few studie...

Improving the Patient Experience in the Urology Office: An Evidence-Based Tool Kit to Impact Staff Perception Of Patient Satisfaction.

Researchers evaluated the effectiveness of an educational intervention, which included use of an evidence-based tool kit for healthcare providers to improve patient satisfaction. Findings demonstrated...

How interpreters influence patient participation in medical consultations: The confluence of verbal and nonverbal dimensions of interpreter-mediated clinical communication.

To investigate i) how the patient's participation in interaction occurs in interpreter-mediated consultations (IMCs) when the doctor provides information to the patient or tries to elicit information ...

Clinical Trials [2042 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Needs-Based Patient Education Versus Traditional Patient Education in Reducing Pre-operative Anxiety in Day Surgery

In patient education, the amount of information that is not proper with the individual patient, such as too much or too little, can increase anxiety to patient. Needs-based patient educati...

Effect of Patient-Centered Care (PCC) on Patient Satisfaction at Hospital Discharge

The purpose of this randomized clinical trial is to examine the effect of Patient-Centered Care (PCC) on a patient's level of satisfaction on discharge from an acute healthcare setting. Fi...

PAtient NOtifier Feature for Reduction of Anxiety

This study is intended to look at the effect of the SJM vibrating Patient Notifier™ system, which will warn the patient of possible failures of the implanted system, on reducing patient ...

Patient-Centered Advance Care Planning

Based on theories regarding decision-making and patient education the investigators have developed Patient-Centered Advance Care Planning (PC-ACP). This intervention is designed to improv...

Incidence of Vivax Along the Thai Burma Border

This is a continuous cohort study consisting of 200 participants (one third 6 months old to 5 years, one third 6 to 15 years old, one third ≥ 15 years old) i.e. a new patient will be re...

Companies [838 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

MediciGroup, Inc

MediciGroup, the global leader in patient recruitment and patient retention, provides a range of clinical trials marketing services required to deliver precise strategies with the inherent flexibility...

Phreesia

Phreesia is the national leader in patient check-in. By automating patient intake, Phreesia allows medical practices to conveniently collect patient information and payments. Phreesia delivers fully i...

HealthiPASS

HealthiPASS is a digital check-in and patient payments platform that brings transparency and clarity to the patient payment experience. HealthiPASS turns patient bad debt and all ...

Patient Recruiters International, Inc.

Patient Recruiters International (PRI) is an innovative patient recruitment services organization that combines powerful new direct patient access strategies with time-tested meth...

LifeMed ID

LifeMed ID, Inc. is a leader in providing healthcare systems and infrastructure to support patient registration, connectivity and shared data between multiple EMR/EHR/ADT systems,...

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